solar energy http://wuwm.com en Solar Farm Coming to Mitchell International Airport? http://wuwm.com/post/solar-farm-coming-mitchell-international-airport <p>Milwaukee County supervisors voted (16-2) Thursday to study the feasibility of installing solar panels at the airport.&nbsp;<br /> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Susan Bence 24061 at http://wuwm.com Solar Farm Coming to Mitchell International Airport? National Expert: Wisconsin Risks Falling Behind in Renewable Energy Technology http://wuwm.com/post/national-expert-wisconsin-risks-falling-behind-renewable-energy-technology <p></p><p>A former U.S. Energy Department leader says Wisconsin's efforts to implement and grow sustainable energy resources show signs of "stalling" and even "going backward." Fri, 10 Jan 2014 22:10:59 +0000 Susan Bence & Stephanie Lecci 22102 at http://wuwm.com National Expert: Wisconsin Risks Falling Behind in Renewable Energy Technology Wisconsin Researchers Try to Clear a Solar Hurdle http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-researchers-try-clear-solar-hurdle <p>As we’ve heard on our Project Milwaukee series this week, Wisconsin utilities are required to generate 10 percent of their electrical power by renewable sources – such biomass, wind – and solar. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">That last source has been harnessed for decades.&nbsp; But only recently have its costs come down enough to make wider-spread use more appealing.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 16:39:36 +0000 Bonnie North 5590 at http://wuwm.com